Green Design : How To get LEED Points With Walker Textures® Products
Green design not only makes a positive impact on public health and the environment, it can also reduce operating costs and enhance building spaces and surroundings.
LEED fits into this initiative by providing rating systems that are voluntary and based on generally accepted energy and environmental principles.
The LEED rating systems are developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) committees, in adherence with USGBC policies and procedures guiding the development and maintenance of rating systems. They are applicable to new commercial construction and major renovation projects.
Under the LEED rating system, only projects are rated. There is no rating or certification system for raw materials or suppliers thereof. However, Walker Glass Co. Ltd. can help users of our products, and more specifically building owners, get LEED points.
To find out which LEED credits our acid-etched glass, acid-etched mirror and unetched mirror products can contribute, please consult page 8 of the following environmental data sheets:
- Environmental Data Sheet – Acid-etched Glass (PDF document)
- Environmental Data Sheet – Acid-etched Mirror and Unetched Mirror (PDF document)
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